India vs Sri Lanka: Jasprit Bumrah becomes second fastest Indian to take 100 ODI wickets
Jasprit Bumrah in World Cup 2019: Jasprit Bumrah has become the second fastest Indian to take 100 wickets in ODI cricket. Check who is the fastest.
Jasprit Bumrah in World Cup 2019: Jasprit Bumrah has become the second fastest Indian to take 100 wickets in ODI cricket. Jasprit Bumrah achieved the amazing feat after dismissing Sri Lankan skipper Dimuth Karunaratne in the fourth over of Ind vs SL World Cup group stage match. Jasprit Bumrah got Karunaratne out without conceding a single run.
Jasprit Bumrah Record: Jasprit Bumrah took his 100th ODI wicket in his 57th ODI, during India's last World Cup group stage match. Bumrah took two more wickets during Sri Lanka's innings, key wickets of Kusal Perera and Angelo Mathews to end with bowling figures of 3/37 in 10 overs. With this, Bumrah currently has a total of 103 wickets in 57 matches. Jasprit Bumrah is currently world's top ranked bowler.
Who is the fastest Indian to take 100 ODI wickets?
While Jasprit Bumrah has become the second fastest Indian to take 100 wickets, the fastest Indian to take 100 ODI wickets is Mohammed Shami. Shami achieved the feat in 56 matches, a match more than Bumrah.
Fastest 100 wickets by Indian bowlers
Mohammed Shami - 56 matches
Jasprit Bumrah- 57 matches
Irfan Pathan -59 matches
Zaheer Khan- 65 matches
Ajit Agarkar- 67 matches
Javagal Srinath- 68 matches
India vs Sri Lanka
India vs Sri Lanka, Ind vs SL live cricket match is currently being played at Headingley cricket stadium in Leeds. The match is crucial for India to finish first on the world cup points table and avoid playing England in the semi-finals. For Sri Lanka, the match against India is their last World Cup match, as the team is out of the semi-final race.